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PATENT, PRUSSIAN. This subject will be considered by taking a view of the persons who may obtain patents; the nature of the patent; and the duration of the right.
     2.-Sec. 1, Of the persons who may obtain patents. Prussian citizens or subjects are alone entitled to a patent. Foreigners can not obtain one.
     3.-Sec. 2. Nature of the patents. Patents are granted in Prussia for an invention when the thing has been discovered or invented by the applicant. For an improvement, when considerable improvement has been made to a thing before known. And for importation, when the thing has been brought from a foreign country and put in use in the kingdom. Patents may extend over the whole country or only over a particular part.
     4.-Sec. 3. Duration of patents. The patent may at the choice of the applicant, be for any period not less than six months nor more than fifteen years.

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The hotel, fully renovated in 2018, is situated at the heart of King of Prussia's affluent corporate office district, anchored by numerous Fortune 500 companies.
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It will stay only if it becomes the master of the federation, in the same manner that Prussia dictated the policies of the German Confederation.
A ausencia de aprovacao do texto constitucional elaborado pela Paulskirche reforcou em Droysen a sua contrariedade em relacao a monarquia encarnada em Frederico Guilherme IV, mas, curiosamente, o mesmo fato o convenceu de que um eventual Reich da nacao alema nao poderia surgir senao sob a egide da Prussia (DROYSEN 1929, I, p.
Just as today Russia and Prussia are mobilizing the public opinion of the world, so in the eighteenth century they tried to discredit the nation which they were about to destroy.
Eddie provocatively challenges our understanding of serfdom in Prussia between 1648 and 1848 by asserting that the relationship between noble and serf was mutually beneficial.
Judges in the 2016 Church Architecture Awards praised architects Lloyd Evans Prichard for their attention to detail and awarded them the King of Prussia Gold Medal for church repair and conservation architecture.
The King of Prussia contractor is committed to offering high-quality materials and services, and provides a warranty on all completed work.
With the rise of Napoleon, except for Prussia and Austria, most of the German states allied themselves with France.
The project, led by Julian Vallis of HMDW Architects in Chichester, has received the prestigious King of Prussia Gold Medal which recognises exceptionally high-quality conservation repairs.